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Victorian Splendor traditional-kitchen

Victorian Splendor

Originally designed by J. Merrill Brown in 1887, this Queen Anne style home sits proudly in Cambridge's Avon Hill Historic District. Past was blended with present in the restoration of this property to its original 19th century elegance. The design satisfied historical requirements with its attention to authentic detailsand materials; it also satisfied the wishes of the family who has been connected to the house through several generations.

Photo Credit: Peter Vanderwarker

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October 24, 2014
hmarney wrote:
Where can I buy a decent priced viking hood fan - Need viking hood fan, decently priced ...
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Yes ritasj! You are right. I was commenting more about finding a brand new viking hood. Finding a slightly used one at a salvage place can be slightly challenging, but very rewarding in the end! Thanks for the tips!
    Bookmark   October 29, 2014 at 4:43AM
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Thank you all!
    Bookmark   October 29, 2014 at 6:58AM
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August 21, 2014
dreamhomeinwkz wrote:
how large is the sink cabinet? I love that there are 2 drawers
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Thanks for your inquiry. It's about 4 feet wide. The drawers unfortunately aren't real drawers. The are faux ones with hardware.
    Bookmark   August 25, 2014 at 8:53AM
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March 19, 2014
kdell5 wrote:
Do you have any information on island lighting fixture?
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Thanks for your question! The pendant lights were custom made by Yankee Craftsman in Wayland, MA.
    Bookmark   March 31, 2014 at 6:17AM
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February 8, 2014
ivyhousenick wrote:
where did you purchase the plate holder on the wall?
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Thanks for your question. The plate holder was custom designed and built by us.
    Bookmark   February 10, 2014 at 6:33AM
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December 13, 2013
Alice Evans wrote:
What Size is the Island?
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Thanks for your question. The island is 8' x 4'.
    Bookmark   December 17, 2013 at 6:12AM
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November 11, 2013
hmarney wrote:
what is the name of the granite used here please, it is lovely - Granite countertop details plse, perfect for our cherry kitchen. Thank you
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What is the name of the granite
1 Like    Bookmark   December 6, 2013 at 9:32AM
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They are granite counter tops, called Ayers Green.
    Bookmark   January 20, 2014 at 6:34AM
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June 4, 2013
cyrah7 wrote:
What size is the subway tile? Thx:)
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Subway Tile Outlet
This looks like 3x6 glass subway tile to me. We have a few colors that would be similar 'White' or 'Khaki' White 3" x 6" Glass Subway Tile Khaki 3" x 6" Glass Subway Tile
    Bookmark   June 4, 2013 at 1:32PM
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Thanks for your question! Yes, the tiles are 3x6 size.
    Bookmark   June 5, 2013 at 5:49AM
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April 26, 2013
stacyhealy wrote:
Can you tell me what range and hood these are? Thanks so much. Beautiful kitchen - Thanks
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what color are the cabinets?
    Bookmark   June 30, 2013 at 1:01PM
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Thanks for your question! The cabinets are Adams Gold HC-18 by Benjamin Moore.
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March 9, 2013
quadcity wrote:
Love pendant and island lighting , where can I purchase.
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Thanks for your inquiry quadcity! The pendant lights were custom made by Yankee Craftsman in Wayland, MA.
    Bookmark   March 12, 2013 at 5:29AM
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February 15, 2013
Laura wrote:
Wallpaper - Hi
I've chosen the same color of paint for my cabinets based on this kitchen. I've even tried it out in the
laundry room. I would love to do an accent wall with wallpaper in my new kitchen. Could you tell me what print / manufacturer the wallpaper is? It appears to match the Adams Gold paint perfectly.
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Thank you !
1 Like    Bookmark   February 20, 2013 at 1:34PM
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You're welcome!
    Bookmark   February 25, 2013 at 5:22AM
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October 29, 2012
Allison Moss wrote:
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Thanks for your interest! They are granite counter tops, Ayers Green.
    Bookmark   October 30, 2012 at 5:57AM
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September 2, 2012
Bob Swanson wrote:
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Thanks for your inquiry! The pendant lights were custom made by Yankee Craftsman in Wayland, MA.
    Bookmark   September 4, 2012 at 5:50AM
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May 6, 2012
zusylime wrote:
Where did you get these amazing cabinets? I love this kitchen.
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I'm not the poster of the picture so I can't answer where they are from, But you should be able to go to any local custom cabinetshop and ask if they do Framed cabinets with Inset doors. If they say yes, ask to see some examples just to make sure they really know what they are doing. Have fun!
    Bookmark   May 6, 2012 at 10:49PM
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The cabinets were custom built by Ray McManus.
    Bookmark   May 7, 2012 at 7:43AM
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April 12, 2012
heatherbgreen wrote:
What color are the cabinets in this kitchen?
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Great Question! The color is Benjamin Moore Adams Gold HC-18.
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what is the color of the granite countertops?
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